Here’s How It Works

Join us in support of North Carolina's farmers, businesses and communities.

  • Pledge to spend 10 percent of your existing food dollars locally
  • We’ll email you with a few simple questions each week
  • We’ll track your progress, and you’ll see our progress statewide
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7314   people


and   972   businesses


spent   $62,842,176   locally

Since July 2010.


Help us build North Carolina's local food economy by joining the campaign and encouraging your family, friends and neighbors to do the same.

News & Happenings


What's Local Foods to YOUth Video Contest
Submit a video by August 10, 2014!
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NC 10% Campaign Reaches $40 Million in Local Foods Purchases
August 5, 2013 Press Release from the Center for Environmental Farming Systems
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NC 10% Campaign Reaches $25 Million in Local Food Purchases
October 12, 2012 Press Release from the Center for Environmental Farming Systems
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Girl Scout Documentary Featuring the NC 10% Campaign
YouTube video on buying local food by Girl Scout Troop 514
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Farm Fresh Ventures Newsletter #16

People worldwide are re-discovering the benefits of buying local food. It is fresher than anything in the supermarket and that means it is tastier and more nutritious. It is a… Continue Reading


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